Rev. Jul-09 27

MT Summit XII 3rd Workshop on Patent Translation

August 30, 2009

Hotel Chateau Laurier, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

http://summitxii.amtaweb.org/

 

Program

 

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session
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author / presenter

9:00

9:15

15

opening remarks

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Terumasa Ehara (The chair of the workshop)

9:15

10:00

45

invited talks
(Terumasa Ehara)

European Machine Translation Programme - Concept, Status and Future Plans

Sophie Mangin (EPO: The European Patent Office)

10:00

10:45

45

SIPO's Efforts On Improving Quality of Chinese-English Patent Machine Translation Service

Dan Wang (SIPO: The State Intellectual Property Office of the P.R.C.)

10:45

11:00

15

break

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11:00

11:20

20

technical session 1
(Svetlana Sheremetyeva)

Exploiting Patent Information for the Evaluation of Machine Translation

Atsushi Fujii, Masao Utiyama, Mikio Yamamoto and Takehito Utsuro

11:20

11:40

20

Meta-Evaluation of Automatic Evaluation Methods for Machine Translation using Patent Translation Data in NTCIR-7

Hiroshi Echizen-ya, Terumasa Ehara, Sayori Shimohata, Atsushi Fujii, Masao Utiyama, Mikio Yamamoto, Takehito Utsuro and Noriko Kando

11:40

12:00

20

The Construction of A Chinese-English Patent Parallel Corpus

Bin Lu, Benjamin K. Tsou, Jingbo Zhu, Tao Jiang, and Oi Yee Kwong

12:00

13:30

90

lunch

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13:30

13:50

20

user report -guest talks-
(Shoichi Yokoyama)

Translation of Patent Documents at the United States Patent and Trademark Office

Dave Talbott (USPTO: The United States Patent and Trademark Office)

13:50

14:10

20

KIPO's MT Activities & IP5 Mutual MT project

Young Pyo Kim (KIPO: The Korean Intellectual Property Office)

14:10

14:30

20

Current status of MT application in JPO

Susumu Bani (JPO: The Japan Patent Office)

14:30

14:50

20

technical session 2
(Hiroyuki Kaji)

An Efficient Patent Keyword Extractor As Translation Resource

Svetlana Sheremetyeva

14:50

15:10

20

Translation Disambiguation of Patent Sentences using Case Frames

Shoichi Yokoyama and Masumi Okuyama

15:10

15:30

20

break

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15:30

17:00

90

panel discussion:

Real World Challenges of Patent Translation

EOngoing MT services and their prospect
EWhat are benefits and challenges of MT peculiar to patent translation?
EWhat would be the next stage of global MT application following the office action exchange and translation?
EOther patent processing tools/functions we want to coordinate with MT
EFuture expectaion: How far can we expect to go?

Moderator:
 Akira Ushioda (Fujitsu Labs),
Panelist:
 Sophie Mangin (EPO),
 Tao Wang (SIPO),
 Susumu Bani (JPO),
 Dave Talbott (USPTO),
 Philipp Koehn (University of Edinburgh),
 Jennifer DeCamp (MITRE Corporation)